Foul play ruled out in train death

TRANSPORT police have ruled out foul play after a 23-year-old man was struck by a train and killed.

Laurence Cawley

TRANSPORT police have ruled out foul play after a 23-year-old man was struck by a train and killed.

British Transport Police (BTP) were called to Palgrave level crossing near Diss railway station last night.

Today a spokesman for BTP said: “BTP can confirm that a 23-year-old man from Diss died after being struck by a train at Palgrave level crossing near to Diss rail station on Wednesday 28 January.


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“The train involved was the 19.00 London Liverpool Street to Norwich service. The incident, which was reported to police at 8.48pm, is being treated as non-suspicious.

“The line was handed back to Network Rail at 11.45pm.”

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A file will be prepared for the coroner.

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